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Covering new ground in insurance and funds

In Singapore, insurance plans do not typically cover people with these pre-existing conditions as they are at a higher risk of developing chronic diseases.
In Singapore, insurance plans do not typically cover people with these pre-existing conditions as they are at a higher risk of developing chronic diseases.PHOTO: ST FILE

Two new plans with enhanced protection and two new tools to channel one's funds

PruVital Cover is the first-of-its-kind regular premium term plan that covers people with four pre-existing medical conditions. These are Type 2 diabetes - the most common form of diabetes - and the three "health highs" - high blood pressure, high cholesterol and a high body mass index (BMI).

In Singapore, insurance plans do not typically cover people with these pre-existing conditions as they are at a higher risk of developing chronic diseases.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on April 01, 2018, with the headline 'Covering new ground in insurance and funds'. Print Edition | Subscribe